Nuisance Native Plants

Sometimes our native plants, such as poison ivy and sumac, can become nuisances. Learn to control them here.

Algae Control

This Aquagide shows you how to control algae in your Missouri pond.

Black Locust Control

Browse methods for controlling nuisance black locust trees in Missouri.

Cattail and Water Primrose Control

This Aquaguide shows you how to control cattail and water primrose in your Missouri pond.

Duckweed and Watermeal Control

This Aquaguide shows you how to control duckweed and watermeal in your Missouri pond.

Floating Leaf Plant Control

This Aquaguide shows you how to control floating water plants such as water lily, water shield and American lotus in your Missouri pond.

Gray Dogwood Control

Browse methods for controlling nuisance gray dogwood thickets in Missouri.

Nuisance Aquatic Plant ID

Learn to identify Missouri's nuisance water plants before you apply control measures.

Osage Orange Control

Browse methods for controlling nuisance osage orange in Missouri.

Poison Ivy Control

Browse methods for controlling poison ivy in Missouri.

Sesbania Control

Browse methods for controlling nuisance sesbania in Missouri.

Smooth Sumac Control

Browse methods for controlling smooth sumac in Missouri.

Submerged Plant Control

This Aquaguide shows you how to control submerged plants such as coontail, elodea, and naiad in your Missouri pond.